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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Thu, May 25
@ 12 noon
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Resume Lab
This lab time is dedicated to job seekers who need one-on-one help creating a resume. Assistance with document formatting and proofreading will be available. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, May 25
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, May 25
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: General Early Childhood – Overview
General Early Childhood – Overview: Developmental milestones; referral process to the Early Intervention Program and the Committee on Preschool Special Education; positive discipline & behavior guidance; activities to enhance learning; constructive communication techniques, and more. Light refreshments will be served. This program is part of our Early Literacy Parent Workshop series. All Public Library Programs are free of charge. No pre-registration required!
Port Richmond LibraryParents/Caregivers
Thu, May 25
@ 3:30 p.m.
Tween Craft
Drop by the teen area every Thursday for a fun craft just for tweens ages 10-15.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, May 25
@ 4 p.m.
Book Discussion: A Window Opens
What happens when having it all proves too much to handle? In this “fresh, funny take on the age-old struggle to have it all” (People) a wife and mother of three leaps at the chance to fulfill her professional destiny—only to learn every opportunity comes at a price. “A winning, heartfelt debut” (Good Housekeeping), A Window Opens introduces Alice Pearse, a compulsively honest, longing-to-have-it-all, sandwich generation heroine for our social-media-obsessed, lean in (or opt out) age. Like h…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, May 25
@ 4:30 p.m.
Tween Graphic Novel Club
Once a month, hang out with us while we talk about graphic novels! Snacks will be provided. This month's book is Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova. For ages 10-15.
Port Richmond Library
PS 5, Inwood
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, May 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Fun Activities
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old, and their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, activities, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Fri, May 26
@ 1 p.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Crafts for Adults: Paper Flowers
Create a spring bouquet using tissue paper and pipe cleaners. All materials are provided. Please pre-register by calling, visiting the Library, or emailing portrichmond@nypl.org.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Fri, May 26
@ 3 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop: Activities to Enhance Learning & Behavior in Young Children
Parents and caregivers, come learn about fun, easy ways to encourage literacy at home! Through these workshops you will learn how to develop your child's pre-literacy skills to help prepare them to become successful readers at an early age! A Parent Workshop presented by The Staten Island Early Childhood Direction Center: Dolores Reig will discuss some engaging activities for your early learner that can help overcome challenging behaviors and enhance their own learning. There will be handou…
Port Richmond LibraryParents/Caregivers
Tue, May 30
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 11 a.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, May 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, May 30
@ 4:30 p.m.
Teen Writing Group
Meet with other teen writers to write together, discuss ideas, get tips, and share your work. Illustrators also welcome! Materials are provided, but bring your own notebook if you'd like.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 31
@ 1 p.m.
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español Miércoles 1:00pm-300pm *Reservación requerida ¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente) ------- Spanish Cumputer Lab by appointment only - Wednesday 1:00-3:00pm Do have te…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Wed, May 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 3:30 p.m.
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español EDADES 3-11 AÑOS - Cada dos miércoles / 3:30PM-4:30PM Niños, niñas, padres y madres están invitados a participar de este tiempo de hacer actividades artísticas y creativas en español. Spanish Craft Lab - Craft Program in Spanish every two Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm / We welcome all children and parents to join us for a fun, interactive arts and craft activities.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wed, May 31
@ 4 p.m.
Teen Open Drawing
Come in and free draw with us. No rules, just let your imagination carry you away! All materials provided.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 31
@ 4:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, June 1
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, June 2
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Fun Activities
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old, and their parents/caregivers, can enjoy interactive stories, activities, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 5
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 5
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 6
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, June 6
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include: entering and editing text, saving files, and various formatting options.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, June 6
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 7
@ 1 p.m.
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español Miércoles 1:00pm-300pm *Reservación requerida ¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente) ------- Spanish Cumputer Lab by appointment only - Wednesday 1:00-3:00pm Do have te…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Wed, June 7
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, June 8
@ 12 noon
Job Searching & Resume Writing
Resume Lab
This lab time is dedicated to job seekers who need one-on-one help creating a resume. Assistance with document formatting and proofreading will be available. Please bring a written draft of your resume and a USB drive to save and/or print your resume.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years)
Thu, June 8
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 12
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, June 12
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, June 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Design Your Own Video Game Controller!
Over the course of this 4-week program, you will examine how computer software and hardware interact, learn circuit basics, and explore principles of strong design as you use Makey Makeys to create your own fun game controllers, and create your own computer game to play with using Scratch! Workshop series is FREE. Space is capped at 15 teens, so please register in advance at the library. For ages 12-18
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, June 13
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, June 13
@ 11 a.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Intermediate MS Word 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
Port Richmond Library, AuditoriumAdults,
50+,
Businesspeople,
College & Graduate Students,
Job Seekers,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Adults
Tue, June 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 14
@ 10:30 a.m.
Tech Outreach-Anderson Senior Center
Computer classes taught at Anderson Senior Center.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, June 14
@ 1 p.m.
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español
Laboratorio de Computadoras en Español Miércoles 1:00pm-300pm *Reservación requerida ¿Se pregunta cómo usar la computadora? ¿Desea practicar sus habilidades y destrezas? ¡Venga a la biblioteca de Port Richmond! Semanalmente ofrecemos talleres básicos de computadora y contestar todas sus preguntas. Reserve su espacio personalmente o por teléfono. (Reservación requerida por teléfono o personalmente) ------- Spanish Cumputer Lab by appointment only - Wednesday 1:00-3:00pm Do have te…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Wed, June 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Growing Healthy Eaters
The New York Public Library’s Early Literacy Department is excited to bring "Growing Healthy Eaters" to a branch near you! This 6-session series’ curriculum was created by the Department of Health & Mental Hygiene and aims to educate young children and their caregivers about the importance of eating well through a series of interactive, entertaining and delicious sessions.The lessons cover a variety of topics from "Food Mood" to "Flavorful Fruit" and provide nutritional expertise in bite-siz…
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, June 14
@ 3:30 p.m.
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español
Laboratorio de Manualidades en Español EDADES 3-11 AÑOS - Cada dos miércoles / 3:30PM-4:30PM Niños, niñas, padres y madres están invitados a participar de este tiempo de hacer actividades artísticas y creativas en español. Spanish Craft Lab - Craft Program in Spanish every two Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm / We welcome all children and parents to join us for a fun, interactive arts and craft activities.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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